The cheapest times to fly from SLC to ULN are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SLC to ULN is early September. Prices can be as high as $4703 for Thursday flights during mid June, or as low as $910 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Ulaanbaatar

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Ulan Bator (ULN) will usually cost between $953 to $3002 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $958. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2512. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1554 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1594 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to ULN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SLC to ULN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SLC to ULN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to ULN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Ulaanbaatar, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Salt Lake City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $946 (39%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1394. Return trip prices are from the ULN to SLC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SLC to ULN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to ULN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SLC to ULN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (SLC > PEK > ULN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1190
  • Average savings: $405 (25.38%)

See SLC to PEK flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (SLC > LAX > ULN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1201
  • Average savings: $393 (24.65%)

See SLC to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (SLC > SFO > ULN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1242
  • Average savings: $352 (22.08%)

See SLC to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SLC to ULN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air France, Alaska, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hainan, JetBlue, Korean Air, Lufthansa, MIAT, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chinggis Khaan International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5869 miles or 9445 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SLC to ULN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to ULN flight is about 11 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Salt Lake City, UT and Ulan Bator?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from SLC to ULN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SLC
Origination airport name Salt Lake City International Airport
City Salt Lake City, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code ULN
Destination airport name Chinggis Khaan International Airport
City Ulan Bator
Country Mongolia
Latitude 47.8
Longitude 106.8


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